Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

ASTR 503 001 (CRN: 24589)

ASTRONOMY FOR TEACHERS

Long Title: ASTRONOMY FOR TEACHERS
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Reiff, Patricia H.
Meeting: 6:00PM - 8:50PM M HBH 223 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 18-OCT-2018 7:26AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Overview of the Sun, stars, galaxies, and the Universe at a non-calculus level. Methods to help students master content, including lab activities suitable for K-12. Observing sessions at Rice campus observatory and George Observatory TBD. Designed for inservice and preservice teachers (grades 5-12), but open to undergraduates considering a teaching career.